Kindergarten Registration – All neighbourhood schools are now open!

Kindergarten registration is now open for all SD 71 neighbourhood schools for the 2023-2024 school year. Most students attend their local catchment school and registering now will help ensure there is a spot available next fall. For more information and to register visit:  

Kindergarten Registration open Jan 10 for Indigenous, Montessori and French Immersion

School District No. 71 (Comox Valley) will be enrolling Kindergarten students for the 2023-2024 school year. The first three programs open on January 10 are Early French Immersion, Montessori and Indigenous. Online Registration opens Tuesday, January 10 at 6:00 p.m. If you are interested in Early French Immersion (Ecole Robb Road or Ecole Puntledge Park) […]

Happy Holidays from Superintendent Tom Demeo

Biggest Hackergal Day ever in SD 71

Girls from ten different Comox Valley Schools gathered together to celebrate Hackergal Day on December 7 at Isfeld Secondary. It was the largest turnout for Hackergirl day ever in SD 71! Over 80 students in Grades 6 to 9 came to do some STEAM and Coding activities — and listen to stories from inspiring women […]

Comox Valley Schools Closed Friday December 2

Due to the snow falling and warning by Environment Canada calling for 5-10 cm snow Comox Valley Schools will be closed today Friday, December 2. This difficult decision was made out of an abundance of caution with student and staff safety in mind. Many roads, side streets, pathways and routes into school for staff and […]

Snow Closure Procedure Video

Winter Concert Schedule – 2022

Remembrance Day in SD 71

Schools throughout SD 71 are holding Remembrance Day Ceremonies today. GP Vanier Secondary was very fortunate to hear some touching and personal reflections by retired Master Corporal Marcel Kozyn who joined the Canadian Army in 1987. He was deployed to Cyprus, Cambodia, Bosnia and then Afghanistan. We thank our many families with active and retired […]

Band and Choir Festival Returns to the Comox Valley

After a two year hiatus, the Comox Valley Schools Band and Choir Festival is returning from November 14-16.  There are three days of shows with one day featuring the choral portion of the festival and the other two days of music showcasing concert bands. Members of the community, parents and families are encouraged to come […]

Reward for information about vandalism in SD 71

Comox Valley Schools is offering a reward of $2000 for information regarding multiple incidents of vandalism at schools so far this school year. If a report leads to charges or restitution for damages, the district will provide up to a $2000 reward. In mid-October, there were multiple break-ins at Ecole Puntledge Park Elementary that resulted […]